How much does it cost to attend?

In State Connecticut Resident Sticker Price
$26,810
In State Costs for Southern Connecticut State University
Fee Cost
Tuition$5,642
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$5,312
Room and Board $12,926
Other Expenses Budget$1,530
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
$38,050
Out of State Costs for Southern Connecticut State University
Fee Cost
Tuition$16,882
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$5,312
Room and Board $12,926
Other Expenses Budget$1,530

Residents of Connecticut pay an annual total price of $26,810 to attend Southern Connecticut State University on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $5,642 for tuition, $12,926 room and board, $1,400 for books and supplies and $5,312 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $38,050 which is 41.9% higher than Connecticut residents. The tuition charge is $16,882 while room and board is $12,926, books and supplies are $1,400 and other fees come in at $5,312.

All price data is sourced from the 2017/2018 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

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Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend Southern Connecticut State University when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2017/2018
$15,234
Net Price by Income Southern Connecticut State University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$14,475
$30,001 to $48,000$17,276
$48,001 to $75,000$20,538
$75,001 to $110,000$13,589
$110,000+$21,355

The average reported annual net price for Southern Connecticut State University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $15,234 in 2017/2018. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Financial Aid

Finanical Aid Southern Connecticut State University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Annual Total Grant Aid $6,603 53%
Pell Grant $4,540 41%
Federal Student Loan $10,598 66%

The average reported annual net price for Southern Connecticut State University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $15,234 in 2017/2018.

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Southern Connecticut State University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $42,340. The loan balance of $42,340 is a four year multiple of the $10,585 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $439 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.529%.

Example Loan $42,340
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.5%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $439.40
Total Interest Paid $10,387.66
Sum of All Loan Payments $52,727.66

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
$107,240
Year Connecticut Residents Non Residents
1 $26,810 $38,050
2 $28,508 $40,460
3 $30,314 $43,023
4 $32,234 $45,748

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Southern Connecticut State University to be $107,240 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 6.3% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Southern Connecticut State University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Out of State Residents $238 $714 $952

Estimated cost for a class at Southern Connecticut State University based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at Southern Connecticut State University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Southern Connecticut State University Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=130493 IPEDS survey data for Southern Connecticut State University.